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The $13.5 million jury verdict is the second damage award Johnson & Johnson unit unit Ethicon Inc. has faced since a string of cases over its pelvic mesh products began to go to trial in Philly in December. (Credit: Getty)

J&J Hit With $13.5M Verdict In 2nd Philly Pelvic Mesh Trial

A Philadelphia jury returned a $13.5 million verdict against a Johnson & Johnson unit on Wednesday in a case over allegations that the company’s faulty pelvic mesh implants left a woman with near constant pain and discomfort and an inability to have sex.

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